Russell Jackson

Sort of a cranky person

Darren Lehmann on his way to a double-century

Darren Lehmann, Yorkshire colossus

He did spectacularly well in county cricket and was part of many an escapade, but those exploits went largely unnoticed back home

James Faulkner roars an appeal to have Jonathan Trott lbw

Wanted: Faulkner the Test allrounder

He has played very little first-class cricket of late to prove his worth despite showing an aptitude for the longer format during earlier seasons

Imran Tahir appeals for a wicket

Why ball-tracking can't be trusted

In the absence of information on how the technology works, it's hard for some of us to shake doubts about why what we're seeing with our eyes differs significantly from the reading of a computer

Shapoor Zadran blows a kiss to the departing batsman

Shapoor Zadran, cult hero

The Afghanistan fast bowler is an example of the exuberance the Associates bring to the table, but sadly they'll probably not be seen in four years' time

Ricky Ponting and Kevin Pietersen engage in conversation

Meet Ricky the broadcaster

Ponting's debut on Channel Ten and his grilling of Kevin Pietersen hold out hope that cricket has found a high-calibre new TV voice

MS Dhoni exchanges handshakes with the Australia team, after what turned out to be his final Test

Just what is the Australian way?

It's not as easily defined as just saying it is about playing positive, aggressive cricket at all times